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by StephenGoranson
Mon Mar 16, 2020 1:49 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: All Dead Sea Scrolls at the Museum of the Bible are Forgeries
Replies: 8
Views: 4265

Re: All Dead Sea Scrolls at the Museum of the Bible are Forgeries

Prof. Christopher Rollston wrote a long blog post on these forgeries, including: “…Here is a profile of the forger: I believe that the forger of these Dead Sea Scrolls forged fragments is a trained scholar in our field, with access to actual ancient scrolls. I believe that the forger forged them dur...
by StephenGoranson
Sun Mar 15, 2020 2:05 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: All Dead Sea Scrolls at the Museum of the Bible are Forgeries
Replies: 8
Views: 4265

Re: All Dead Sea Scrolls at the Museum of the Bible are Forgeries

At National Geographic Magazine "This story has been updated with additional details about the provenance of the Museum of the Bible's Genesis fragment."
by StephenGoranson
Sun Mar 15, 2020 1:15 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: All Dead Sea Scrolls at the Museum of the Bible are Forgeries
Replies: 8
Views: 4265

Re: All Dead Sea Scrolls at the Museum of the Bible are Forgeries

Moses W. Shapira (1830-1884) claimed that he obtained ancient strips of an expanded text of Deuteronomy. Many thought, correctly imo, that this was forgery. A recent exception: Shlomo Guil, “The Shapira Scroll was an Authentic Dead Sea Scroll,” Palestine Exploration Quarterly 149.1 (2017) 6-27. Repo...
by StephenGoranson
Sun Mar 08, 2020 3:18 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Hadrinus Augustus
Replies: 12
Views: 11668

Re: Hadrinus Augustus

"There is no difference."
Right, the letter/number aspect is the same, but there may be different spellings to account differently.
by StephenGoranson
Fri Feb 21, 2020 2:04 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: 'the Fourth Gospel'
Replies: 3
Views: 1934

Re: 'the Fourth Gospel'

I think Parker is referring to NT professors a generation or two before 1962. Evidence: book titles from that era.
by StephenGoranson
Tue Jan 28, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Church of the Holy Sepulchre
Replies: 39
Views: 16074

Re: Church of the Holy Sepulchre

Here's a 2019 publication, but I haven't read it, so don't know if it fits your request: The Church of the Holy Sepulchre in text and archaeology : a survey and analysis of past excavations and recent archaeoogical research with a collection of principal historical sources / Justin L Kelley 2019 Eng...
by StephenGoranson
Sun Dec 22, 2019 4:55 am
Forum: Other Texts and History
Topic: The Ploughman's Lunch fallacy.
Replies: 7
Views: 10672

Re: The Ploughman's Lunch fallacy.

FWIW [A] A free Briton's advice to the free citizens of Dublin. Numb. II. >AUTHOR: >Priscus, Helvidius. >DETAILS: >Dublin, [1748]. 15 pp. page 13 > > Strange it is that Men should be found abject enough to tremble at > the very Thought >of speaking Truth to Power! > >And this (unconfirmed) snippet [...
by StephenGoranson
Thu Nov 28, 2019 1:06 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Help finding an ancient Christian library with copies of Homer
Replies: 5
Views: 7188

Re: Help finding an ancient Christian library with copies of Homer

My comment about Oxyrhynchus was not meant to deny Homer in any Christian library. Origen certainly read Homer. So, maybe, his library in Caesarea.
by StephenGoranson
Wed Nov 20, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Help finding an ancient Christian library with copies of Homer
Replies: 5
Views: 7188

Re: Help finding an ancient Christian library with copies of Homer

Oxyrhyncus is now a collection, but is made up of discards from many sources. So not necessarily a "Christian library with copies of Homer."